Avocados, at some of the stores, were going up to 70 cents each, what! Now, when I came to market, I happily asked the woman, “Are avocados still five for a dollar, like last week?” She nodded. “No, honey, ” her husband answered, ” They’re six for a dollar.this week. ” I thought i caught the tiniest bit of a glare from the woman, Could’ve been my imagination. “Seven for a dollar?” I asked their son, to cut the silence. They all laughed.
1 large firm banana or plantain, peeled and diced
1/3 c. red bell pepper, seeded and diced
1/3 c. green bell pepper, seeded and diced
1/2 c. yellow bell pepper, seeded and diced
3 T. chopped fresh cilantro
2 green onions, chopped
2 T. fresh lime juice
1 T. panela, or coconut sugar
2 tsp. minced fresh ginger
2 tap. olive oil
1 pinch pepper and salt to taste
Mix together all in a bowl; season with salt. Serve within 1 hour. Chill.
Word/Phrase of the Day – Cuanto es?- How much is it?
Tip of the Day – This is great on top of rice, veggies, or mixed with guacomole!